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Von Schmidt, Eric

Works: 109 works in 269 publications in 5 languages and 15,494 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous fiction  Western fiction  Ghost stories  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blues (Music)  Rock music  Songs 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Illustrator, Instrumentalist, Cover designer, Singer, Other, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.F5992, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Eric Von Schmidt
Baby, let me follow you down : the illustrated story of the Cambridge folk years by Eric Von Schmidt( )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long out of print, Baby, Let Me Follow You Down is a classic in the history of American popular culture. The book tells the story of the folk music community in Cambridge, Massachusetts, from its beginnings in living rooms and Harvard Square coffee houses in the late 1950s to the heyday of the folk music revival in the early 1960s. Hundreds of photographs and dozens of interviews combine to re-create the years when Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, and a lively band of Cambridge folksingers led a generation in the rediscovery of American folk music
By the great horn spoon! by Sid Fleischman( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boy who lives with his proper Bostonian aunts and their very correct butler. When their money runs perilously low, the boy and the butler stow away on a ship bound for the gold fields of California and many adventures follow
Humbug Mountain by Sid Fleischman( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his wandering family foil villains and rout nasty varmints as they make a home for themselves in a beached boat on the banks of the Missouri
Mr. Mysterious & Company by Sid Fleischman( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a family of magicians traveling across the western deserts and plains in the 1880s
Chancy and the grand rascal by Sid Fleischman( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and German and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skinny Chancy and his newly found friend, the great rascal, enjoy humorous escapades as they travel by their wits up and across the Midwest in search of Chancy's family
The ghost on Saturday night by Sid Fleischman( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Professor Pepper gives Opie tickets to a ghost-raising instead of a nickel in payment for being guided through the dense fog, Opie manages to make money anyway by helping to thwart a bank robbery
Jingo Django by Sid Fleischman( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan boy resolves to follow a treasure map he finds inscribed on a whale's tooth
Me and the man on the moon-eyed horse by Sid Fleischman( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Clint's ingenious scheme foils a villainous train wrecker's attempt to rob the circus train
Jim Bridger's alarm clock and other tall tales by Sid Fleischman( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three tall tales about Jim Bridger and several of his unbelievable discoveries in the wilderness of the West
The haunting of America : ghost stories from our past by Jean Anderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-four stories about ghosts, hauntings, and poltergeists from throughout the United States and from various periods of history
Mr. Mysterious's secrets of magic by Sid Fleischman( )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and Spanish and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diagrammed instructions for performing twenty magic tricks such as "The Vanishing Ghost," "The Lie Detector," and "Frankenstein's Toothache."
Sitting Bull, war chief of the Sioux by Richard O'Connor( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Sioux chief who led the Indians at Custer's Last Stand, but who was also a man of mercy, wisdom, and pride seeking a peaceful existence for his people
Champions of peace; winners of the nobel peace prize by Edith Patterson Meyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographical sketches. Includes a chronological list of the award winners. Grades 7-9
Come for to sing; an illustrated book of folksongs by Eric Von Schmidt( )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folk songs, arranged for guitar
Hee haw; story by Ann McGovern( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old man and his son try to please everyone they meet on the road but they please no one, least of all themselves
Biedermann und die Brandstifter: ein Lehrstück ohne Lehre, mit einem Nachspiel by Max Frisch( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in German and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Stück ist die Geschichte des Bürgers Gottlieb Biedermann, der die Brandstifter in sein Haus einlädt, um von ihnen verschont zu werden. Es entlarvt präzise eines Geisteshaltung, die der Technik des Totalitären zum Erfolg verhilft. Biedermann und die Brandstifter, eine politische Parabel, die ihre kritische Kraft nicht aus der Entlarvung der Lüge bezieht, sondern aus der Inszenierung der biedermännischen Wehrlosigkeit gegenüber Verbrechern, die von Anfang an sagen, was sie wirklich wollen
Champions of the four freedoms by Edith Patterson Meyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take three witches by Mary Mian( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Girl Scouts and three old women use subtle magic to save their southwestern town from being victimized by a dishonest mayor
Biograph by Bob Dylan( Recording )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biograph was re-issed in 1997 by Columbia Records in order to improve upon the previous Biograph. With the new release, tracks are re-masterd, its packaging and booklet reduced from an LP-size box to a CD-size slipcase, and price lowered
Rolf Cahn and Eric von Schmidt by Rolf Cahn( )

5 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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By the great horn spoon!
Alternative Names
Eric Von Schmidt Amerikaans singer-songwriter (1931-2007)

Eric Von Schmidt músic estatunidenc

Eric Von Schmidt musicien américain

Eric Von Schmidt musicista e pittore statunitense

Eric Von Schmidt músico estadounidense

Eric Von Schmidt US-amerikanischer Maler, Illustrator und Singer-Songwriter

Schmidt, Eric von.

Schmidt Eric Von 1931-2007

Schmidt-Isserstedt, Erik 1931-2004

Schmidt, Rick von

Smith, Erik George Sebastian 1931-2004

Von Schmidt, Rick

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English (99)

Spanish (10)

German (5)

Catalan (3)

Basque (1)

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